Benin: the servant trade in Ouidah

Benin: the servant trade in Ouidah

Benin: the servant trade in Ouidah

Well. We have actually reached the point in my journey when it turns quickly from the (primarily) life-affirming marvels of Vodoun culture to the despair-inducing scaries of human trafficking. According

Ouidah: the servant trade

Ouidah: the servant trade

Ouidah: the servant trade

Well. We have actually reached the point in my journey when it turns suddenly from the (primarily) life-affirming marvels of Vodoun culture to the despair-inducing scaries of human trafficking. According

Benin: Ouidah for the Vodoun Celebration

Benin: Ouidah for the Vodoun Celebration

Benin: Ouidah for the Vodoun Celebration

After I published about the Fête du Vodoun the other day I understood that I never ever really described what it is. A legal holiday held every January 10 in

Sorry you do not have this view from your workplace (I do not either– it’s Mamie’s)

Sorry you do not have this view from your workplace (I do not either– it’s Mamie’s)

Sorry you do not have this view from your workplace (I do not either– it’s Mamie’s)

While my Web connection Chez Lo is much faster now than it was 2 years earlier (when it was essentially non-existent), it is still not excellent. Which is why it